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Title Hill of fire [videorecording] / a production of GPN and WNED-TV Buffalo.

Imprint Baltimore, MD : Distributed by GPN Educational Media, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs    J HIL    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Reading rainbow ; 023
Reading rainbow; 023.
Note Based on the book of the same title by Thomas P. Lewis.
Contents Feature book -- Fire down below -- Inside our earth -- Natural pottery -- Review books - Emma's dragon hunt / by Catherine Stock ; Ed Emberley's three science flip books / by Ed Emberley ; The tamarindo puppy and other poems / by Charlotte Pomerantz.
Performer Host, LeVar Burton ; narrator, Fernando Escandon.
Event Originally broadcast on PBS.
Summary In a work of fiction, the birth of the Parícutin volcano in the field of a poor farmer is presented. Then, while at Volcano National Park in Hawaii, LeVar is only 2,000 feet from a major eruption of Kilauea Volcano. He tells about two kinds of lava and why volcanoes occur. LeVar talks to volcanologists who are studying the prediction of eruptions, and viewers learn what is inside our earth that causes volcanoes. LeVar also visits an artist--Chiu Leong--who creates raku pottery.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Volcanoes -- Mexico -- Juvenile fiction.
Volcanoes -- Juvenile literature.
Volcanic activity prediction -- Juvenile literature.
Raku pottery -- Juvenile literature.
Volcanoes.
Pottery, Japanese.
Parícutin (Mexico) -- Eruptions -- Juvenile fiction.
Parícutin (Mexico) -- Juvenile fiction.
Kilauea Volcano (Hawaii) -- Eruptions -- Juvenile literature.
Parícutin (Mexico) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Educational television programs
Children's television programs
Animated television programs
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Added Author Escandon, Fernando.
Burton, LeVar.
Lewis, Thomas P. Hill of fire.
Great Plains National (Firm)
Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Added Title Reading rainbow.

 
    
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